"Permanent Makeup: Tips and Techniques" focuses on the newest techniques and the latest trends in permanent makeup that will give the reader a strong foundation and vital knowledge about this growing industry. Permanent makeup, while being one the hottest procedures in the esthetics industry today, is also one of the most technique-sensitive. There is high demand for good permanent makeup artists in plastic surgeon's offices, cosmetic dermatologist's offices and clinics. This text is designed to fully prepare the reader with comprehensive information, allowing them to move successfully into this exciting profession in conjunction with supervised hands-on training. All of the latest information regarding FDA and state laws and current studies is included. The reader is also introduced to anatomy and physiology and how they relate to permanent makeup, and exercises are included to help reinforce the information. There are also sections on tools, techniques and pigments. Photos are included to help illustrate the techniques, this book is an absolute necessity for the permanent makeup professional.
This text was co-authored by Judith Culp, CPCP(Certified Permanent Cosmetics Professional) and CIDESCO Diplomat with 20 years tattoo experience. She serves as Society of Permanent Cosmetics Professionals Newsletter editor and Subject Matter Expert. A former SPCP President she still serves on the Past President's Council as well as on the Oregon Governor's Advisory Council for Electrology, Permanent Color and Tattooing. Owner/instructor for NW Institute of Esthetics and Permanent Cosmetics she is dedicated to the profession. The book has received numerous supportive peer reviews that call it "very useful and most importantly accurate." It is not meant to support any specific modality but rather the industry in total.